A. O. Smith Newsroom https://www.hotwater.com/news Latest News, Press Releases, and Content from AOSmith Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:53:43 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 A. O. Smith Returning to 2018 International Builders’ Show https://www.hotwater.com/news/o-smith-returning-2018-international-builders-show/ Tue, 12 Dec 2017 19:08:00 +0000 https://www.hotwater.com/news/?p=549 A. O. Smith, a leading manufacturer of hot water systems for homes and businesses, is returning to the NAHB International Builders’ Show® (IBS) on January 9-11 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. The exhibit space (Booth #W6241) will feature a variety of tank and tankless water heating products and accessories.

“As a full-solution hot water provider, we strongly believe that A. O. Smith can help dedicated, high-performance builders add value by specifying …

A. O. Smith Provides Space-Saving Solution at Organic Restaurant https://www.hotwater.com/news/o-smith-provides-space-saving-solution-organic-restaurant/ Thu, 12 Oct 2017 19:53:32 +0000 https://www.hotwater.com/news/?p=544

It’s a little before 9 a.m. on a Tuesday at EiO and The Hive, one of Nashville’s trendiest new restaurants, and a six-member team is bustling around the kitchen where the aromas of freshly baked bread and rotisserie chicken waft through the air.

The “EiO” stands for “Everything Is Organic.” The stylish fast-casual establishment serves organic and locally sourced salads, sandwiches and more. Adjacent to the restaurant is a small organic farm with beehives and …

Comin’ in Hot: A. O. Smith Polaris® Delivers High Efficiency, Hot Water for Homes https://www.hotwater.com/news/comin-hot-o-smith-polaris-delivers-high-efficiency-hot-water-homes/ Wed, 28 Jun 2017 20:54:53 +0000 https://www.hotwater.com/news/?p=533 ASHLAND CITY, Tenn. (June 28, 2017) – A. O. Smith, a leading water heater manufacturer, will tap deeper into the high-demand residential hot water and domestic heating marketplace with the introduction of the Polaris® High Efficiency condensing gas water heater.

The stainless steel Polaris by A. O. Smith is available in 34- and 50-gallon models.

The Polaris, which operates at a cost-saving thermal efficiency of up to 96 percent, easily installs and pairs with …

A. O. Smith Adds Integrated Recirculating Pump to Condensing Tankless Model https://www.hotwater.com/news/o-smith-adds-integrated-recirculating-pump-condensing-tankless-model/ Tue, 04 Apr 2017 14:00:56 +0000 http://www.hotwater.com/news/?p=522

ASHLAND CITY, Tenn. (April 4, 2017) –A. O. Smith, North America’s largest manufacturer of residential and commercial water heaters, has launched a new condensing tankless water heater that features an integrated, powerful recirculation pump.

The 540P tankless model integrates a recirculation pump to provide instant hot water in residential applications with dedicated recirculation lines. The pump is easily controlled with a simple user interface and multiple pump settings, which allow for customized operation to both …

A. O. Smith Launches ‘Commercial-Grade’ ProLine® Residential Water Heater https://www.hotwater.com/news/o-smith-launches-commercial-grade-proline-residential-water-heater/ Fri, 24 Feb 2017 21:10:08 +0000 http://www.hotwater.com/news/?p=501

A. O. Smith’s commercial-grade ProLine Family of residential water heaters features a wide rang of water heater models including high efficiency, tankless, heat pump and standard technologies.

ASHLAND CITY, Tenn. (February 22, 2017) – A. O. Smith, North America’s largest manufacturer of residential and commercial water heaters, has applied its commercial water heating expertise to its new ProLine® family of commercial-grade residential water heaters.

Commercial-grade quality comes second nature to A. O. Smith thanks …

A. O. Smith Awards Winners of PHCC Educational Foundation Scholarships https://www.hotwater.com/news/o-smith-awards-winners-phcc-educational-foundation-scholarships/ Mon, 26 Sep 2016 17:11:39 +0000 http://www.hotwater.com/news/?p=497 A. O. Smith announced today the winners of two $2,500 scholarships for students pursuing plumbing-heating-cooling related studies.

The Plumbing-Heating-Cooling Contractors (PHCC) Educational Foundation directs the scholarship program and is responsible for selecting the award winners. The scholarship program aims at attracting new talent essential to the future of the plumbing and HVACR industry.

The 2016 scholarship recipients are apprentices Scott Perkins and Jesus Prudencio.

Scott Perkins of Virginia Beach, Virginia, is working for Atomic Plumbing

A. O. Smith Announces Winners of Charlie Wallace Service Award Scholarships https://www.hotwater.com/news/o-smith-announces-winners-charlie-wallace-service-award-scholarships/ Wed, 21 Sep 2016 17:06:40 +0000 http://www.hotwater.com/news/?p=492 A. O. Smith announced today the winners of the two $2,500 Charlie Wallace Service Award Scholarships for students in plumbing and HVAC programs.

A. O. Smith partnered with the Plumbing-Heating-Colling Contractors Association (PHCC) Educational foundation in April to create the scholarship. The foundation directs the scholarship program and is responsible for selecting the award winners.

The 2016 scholarship recipients are students Noah Kester and Michael Kreutzer.

Noah Kester of Colonial Heights, Virginia, is working for

Big lineup: 29 A. O. Smith tankless units keep hotel guests in hot water https://www.hotwater.com/news/big-lineup-29-o-smith-tankless-units-keep-hotel-guests-hot-water/ Thu, 15 Sep 2016 20:14:03 +0000 https://www.hotwater.com/news/?p=540 Cleveland’s newest Holiday Inn may look like a typical hotel from the outside, but its location, purpose, and special features make it one of a kind. The hotel is built adjacent to the world renowned Cleveland Clinic and is designed to serve the many people who visit or serve the sprawling clinic campus. Looking inside the hotel, visitors will find another unique feature: a mechanical room equipped with 29 wall-mounted A. O. Smith ATI 540H-N …

A. O. Smith supports Habitat for Humanity’s 2016 Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project https://www.hotwater.com/news/o-smith-supports-habitat-humanitys-2016-jimmy-rosalynn-carter-work-project/ Mon, 15 Aug 2016 20:16:28 +0000 http://www.hotwater.com/news/?p=486 A. O. Smith, a water heater manufacturer and top employer in Middle Tennessee, is supporting Habitat for Humanity’s Jimmy & Rosalynn Carter Work Project in Memphis, Tenn., taking place Aug. 21-26.

In partnership with Habitat for Humanity of Greater Memphis, local families will build or improve their homes alongside former President and Mrs. Carter and hundreds of volunteers. Projects during the week will include new home construction, neighborhood beautification and home modifications for seniors. Former

A. O. Smith Upgrades Voltex Hybrid Electric Heat Pump Line, Earns Industry Recognition https://www.hotwater.com/news/a-o-smith-upgrades-voltex-hybrid-electric-heat-pump-line-earns-industry-recognition/ Tue, 05 Jul 2016 16:08:14 +0000 http://www.hotwater.com/news/?p=133 Leading water heater manufacturer A. O. Smith is upgrading its line of Voltex® Hybrid Electric Heat Pump water heaters for use in all climates, including colder climates and adding a duct kit accessory that enables installation even in limited-space applications.

Already significantly more efficient than a standard electric water heater, A. O. Smith engineers refreshed the Voltex line to improve performance specifically for homes that routinely deal with cold weather. The manufacturer has created a …